wish (someone) luck
Definition of wish (someone) luck
: to say that one hopes someone will have success I wish you (the best of) luck in your new job. I have a job interview this morning. Wish me luck!
Word by Word Definitions
: to have a desire for (as something unattainable)
: to give expression to as a wish : bid
: to give form to (a wish)
: an act or instance of wishing or desire : want
: an object of desire : goal
: an expressed will or desire : mandate
: some person : somebody
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up wish (someone) luck? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).